MARC WITMAN: Home Is Where the Heart Is


Grandfather, father, husband, top area  realtor and, most importantly, beloved friend and cherished colleague to many, Marc Witman succumbed to pancreatic cancer on Saturday, Oct 8. The longtime Pikesville resident, who was 66, spent his final hours at Gilchrist Hospice Care of Howard County. Witman was born in Baltimore and grew up in Baltimore County…. Read More


On October 6, 2016, Sonny Raichlen; beloved husband of Cecille Raichlen (nee Gold); loving father of Steven (Barbara) Raichlen; dear brother of Linda (Marty) Millison and the late Fred Raichlen. The funeral took place at Temple Shalom in Naples, Florida. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Rabbi’s Discretionary Fund, Temple Shalom,… Read More


On October 18, 2016, Joseph Bormel; devoted brother of Ida Pats, Gertrude Magid Sledz, Dr. Paul Bormel, Jeanette Goldstein and the late Albert Bormel, Rose Baumel, Lena Cotel, Bernard Bormel, Isaac Bormel, Nathan Bormel, Betsey Wilder and Estelle Greenstein; beloved son of the late Anna and Harry Bormel; also survived by many loving nieces and… Read More


On October 19, 2016, Tina Asbeil (nee Retting); cherished wife of Harris R. Asbeil; devoted mother of Anna (John) Clawson; beloved sister of the late Rhonda (Steven) Rabau and Walter Retting; adored grandmother of Shawn Clawson; cherished daughter of the late Elaine and Harold Retting. Services will be held on Sunday, October 23 at 2… Read More


On October 18, 2016, Florence Stein (nee Weiner), beloved wife of the late Philip Stein; devoted mother of Ronald (Virginia) Stein and Edward (Arlene) Stein; dear sister of Anne Cohen and the late Shirley Levin, Eli Weiner and Albert Weiner; loving grandmother of Stefanie (Scott) Sugar and Matthew Stein; dear great-grandmother of Marissa and Jordan… Read More


On October 15, 2016, Edward “Paul” Fine, 92 and a World War II veteran of the United States Navy; beloved husband of the late Miriam Fine (nee Goldenberg); devoted father of Michael (Beth) Fine, Adrienne (Howard) Hyman and David Fine; dear brother of Anita Miller and the late Marvin Fine; cherished grandfather of Matthew (Amanda)… Read More


On October 18, 2016, Ann Greif (nee Burgunder), devoted wife of the late Leonard L. Greif, Jr.; beloved mother of Carol (Sheldon) Sandler, Stephen (Maggie) Greif and Geoffrey Greif (Maureen Lefton-Greif); adored sister of Bernei Burgunder Jr. and Rose Styron; loving grandmother of Jean (Jonathan D.) Sandler, Jonathan S. Sandler, Jason (Leanne) Greif, Jessica Greif… Read More


On October 17, 2016, Richard Craig Patchen, beloved husband of Rosanne Patchen; devoted father of Michael (Jennifer) Patchen, Alex (Alexandra) Patchen and the late Allison Patchen; dear brother of Steven Patchen; devoted brother-in-law of Kenneth Achiron; loving grandfather of Sophie, Lilly, Blake and Vanessa Patchen; adored son of the late Shirley and Julius Patchen. Funeral… Read More


On October 17, 2016, Melvin Levy, beloved husband of Bonnie R. Levy (nee Liner); loving father of Neil “Larry” (Cathy) Levy, Howard (Suzanne) Levy and Joy (David Grauer) Levy; dear step-father of Eric Levin and Ross (Jennifer) Levin; devoted grandfather of Charity (Tim) Laeger, Daniel (Kendel) Levy, Paul (Lexi) Levy and Sofia, Alexandra, Lauren, Adam… Read More


On October 16, 2016, Laura Dardick Rettman (nee Grossman); beloved wife of the late Rubin Dardick and Manuel Rettman; cherished mother of Jerrold (Sue Ellen) Dardick, Shellie (Marc) Cassel and Lewis (Amy) Dardick; devoted daughter of the late Anna and Charles Grossman; loving sister of the late Helene Stevens; adoring grandmother of Shari (Greg) Lorch,… Read More